Ryan Jobe

USA / Mississippi Delta Community College

Ryan Jobe

Ryan is a percussionist and music educator from Cleveland, Mississippi. Ryan earned his Associates degree in Music from Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville, Mississippi, his Bachelors in Music Education from Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi, and his Masters in Musicology from West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Since 2010 Ryan has taught, composed, arranged, and performed for many camps, clinics, schools, and audiences all across the United States including DCI, WGI, the NFL, and the Percussive Arts Society International Convention.

Ryan was a performing member of the 7th Regiment Drum and Bugle Corps in 2013-14, and was an instructor for Southwind Drum and Bugle Corps in 2017-18. While attending WVU, Ryan was the Graduate Teaching Assistant for the World Music Performance Center where he directed the Beginning Steel Drum Band, assisted with the world music ensembles, and taught the world percussion methods course for undergraduate music majors.

Ryan is currently the Director of Bands at Mississippi Delta Community College and a proud endorser for Salyers Percussion, Ludwig-Musser, Black Swamp Percussion and DREAM Cymbals.